Private Thomas George James Smith

Rank or Title

Date of Birth


Date of Death

3 Jul 1916

War time / or Pre War occupation

Straw hat dispatcher

Service Number


Place of Birth

United Kingdom

World War I Address

62 Cardigan Street
United Kingdom

Place of Death


Grave Location

Ovillers Military Cemetery
United Kingdom

War Memorial Location

Soldier or Civilian

  • Soldier


Private Thomas George James Smith, 15123, 2nd Battalion Bedfordshire Regiment, was killed in action on the Somme on July 3rd, 1916. He was aged 23.

Born in 1892, he was the son of William Arthur and Margaret Rebecca Smith, of 62 Cardigan Street, Luton. At the time of the 1911 Census he was a straw hat dispatcher, with an older sister and a younger brother and sister living at home.


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Author: Deejaya

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